U.S.-LED COALITION FIRES WHITE PHOSPHORUS ON DAESH-HELD AREA IN EASTERN SYRIA: REPORT
DAMASCUS, Syria, The U.S.-led coalition, has used white phosphorus munitions, in an attack on a town in eastern Syria, on Saturday.
The attack, which took place over the past few hours, targeted the town of Hajin, in the eastern countryside of the eastern province of Deir al-Zour.
The report said, the attack left no causalities.
Report said, the attack is not the first one, as U.S.-led air strikes used phosphorus ammunition, in an attack on Hajin, last month.
The U.S. coalition has been backing the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), in their push to defeat the Daesh, in some towns in the eastern countryside of Deir al-Zour.
The battles are hard, as the Daesh militants resorted to several tactics, to prevent the SDF from advancing through landmines and suicide bombings.
Source: NAM NEWS NETWORKhttps://syrianewsgazette.com/u-s-led-coalition-fires-white-phosphorus-on-daesh-held-area-in-eastern-syria-report/National news